Long-Term Care Premiums

Could Your Long-Term Care Premiums Be Hiding in Plain Sight?

This article was originally published on: https://www.morningstar.com/  If you have a permanent life insurance policy or annuity, you may be able to trade it for long-term care coverage. Among the investor groups that I speak to, there’s one topic that seems to create more angst than any other. No, it’s not the threat of a …

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Certified Financial Group Stock Market Watch

MARKET WATCH: SEPTEMBER 13, 2021

The Markets (as of market close September 10, 2021) Stocks retreated last week, with each of the benchmark indexes listed here falling at least 1.3%. The Russell 2000 and the Dow dropped the furthest, declining 2.8% and 2.2%, respectively. Investors contended with mixed signals. A better-than-expected jobless claims report, while encouraging, could prompt the Federal …

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CFG welcomes PEP Specialist & Consultant Wynn Smith to our firm!

Certified Financial Group is proud to welcome Wynn Smith, CFP®, PPC®, to our firm! Wynn comes to us with over thirty years in the financial services industry.  He is CFG’s Pooled Employer Plan (PEP) Consultant and Specialist for employers seeking to change to or establish a new turnkey retirement program utilizing the SECURE Act’s newly …

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Is a college degree worth it?

Will That College Degree Pay Off?

Article originally published on https://www.nytimes.com/ A new report measures the “return on investment” offered by various higher education programs. Most four-year degrees pay off by paving the way for graduates to recoup the cost of their education relatively quickly, a new analysis finds. But that’s particularly true for some programs, while others may offer little …

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Weekend Getaway

8 Last-Minute Labor Day Weekend Getaways You Can Still Squeeze In

If you’re shocked at how fast summer has flown by, chances are you’re in good company. But don’t worry—there’s still the lovely, long Labor Day Weekend ahead to enjoy the last legs of the season. Even though it’s only a few short weeks away, there’s still plenty of time to book a getaway, and we’re …

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Student Loans

Student Loan Payment Pause Extended Through January 2022

On August 6, 2021, the U.S. Department of Education announced an extension of the pause on federal student loan payments to January 31, 2022. The payment moratorium, currently in effect for millions of federal student loan borrowers, was set to end on September 30, 2021. The Department noted that this extension would be the last …

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